Build your students' geographical literacy as they learn all sorts of interesting facts about how to travel around America! Specific "use your skills," "map it," "think it over," and "your turn now" exercises systematically have children interpret, interact with, think critically, and use research to explore maps. Students will engage with specific continent and regional maps, learning to read borders, distance, identify landforms, recognize directions, and synthesize the skills they've learned to answer a number of different questions. Traveling Near and Far, Grade 4
also allows students to discover many countries around the world including continents, bodies of water and landforms. Colorful exercises will capture students' interests as they move through the book. 46 full-color pages, softcover. Pages are NOT reproducible. Grade 4.
Now bigger and better than ever, the Map Skills for Today series has been redesigned with a fun, motivating style and all-new, up-to-date maps. Working with experts in social studies and map building, Weekly Reader has added more hands-on map activities, dynamic maps, and revised content to support current curriculum requirements in geography and map skills.
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